Two seriously injured in Burnley town centre stabbing

Two people have been left with serious injuries following a stabbing in Burnley town centre.

By Dominic Collis
Wednesday, 2nd December 2020, 10:40 am
Updated Wednesday, 2nd December 2020, 2:35 pm

Police are currently investigating the incident outside Marks and Spencer in St James' Street where two people have received stab injuries.

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Their injuries are described as serious but not life-threatening.

A police spokesman said: "One man has been arrested and is in custody at this stage. Nobody else is thought to be involved. A cordon is in place and we would ask people to avoid the area. Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting log 0313 of December 2, 2020."

The stabbing occurred outside Marks and Spencer